What would be the first city that pops up in your mind once you hear the country of Malaysia? Many would think about Kuala Lumpur, the main city of Malaysia. Many tourists would come to Malaysia and explore only the main city and some nearby cities as well, which is common to many tourists and is quite acceptable. However, those who really love to explore go beyond the main land of Malaysia and visit nearby islands which belong to other states under Malaysia. One state of Malaysia, that is seldom visited is Kedah. This place is a state of Malaysia located in the northwestern part of Peninsular Malaysia.This state holds one of the best cities you must see in Malaysia. This city is called Things to do in Langkawi.
Langkawi is a cluster of 99 islands which is separated from Mainland Malaysia. It holds some of the best beaches in Malaysia and is considered to have of the best views in the country. Langkawi’s economy is centered on tourism and this is one of the reasons why this place is well kept and maintained by its local government. Langkawi is 30km away from the northern mainland part of the country. Getting to Langkawi is not a problem since the place can be reached by air and sea. They have an international airport that serves as gateway to various cities in Asia like Singapore, Phuket, Guangzhou and Hong Kong. This means you can always get to those places and just fly to Langkawi. Aside from that a ferry or a boat would do land transfers from various cities in Thailand and mainland Malaysia as well. If you plan on getting here, transportation is not a problem.
What’s in Store for You?
One of the things you need to know about this place is that, it was awarded a World Geopeak status by UNESCO, due to its various conservation areas. Langkawi is close to nature and people who love to trek and explore would have fun in this place. One of the place you should see is The Kilim River. This area showcases three river strips that are interconnected. The next one you should see is Pregnant Maiden Lake which is a simple lake yet is stunningly beautiful and is one of the major attractions in the Island. The last thing to visit is the Langkawi Islands where it holds the 99 islands of the place. Along with those islands are top beaches that offer the best resorts in town.
One place you shouldn’t miss is Burau Bay which holds a lovely beach and a very attractive shoreline. Resorts are near the beach and offers you a luxurious stay with a very ambitious accommodation. The food is well served and people love to come back here from time to time. There you go, this is Langkawi and this is all you should know for now. Explore the place now and you wouldn’t regret spending a dime.